This week we discussed being skeptical about investing in academic research, the worries and the benefits. Breaking down the barriers and taking away the mystery. Key takeaways;
– Diversity of thought
The need to prevent group think is key but diversity of thought needs to be harnessed by an inclusive leader.
– Co-Investment by public sector
IP is always at the top of the list, it is ok to push back, you can have the rights to the IP, they are not automatically signed away with the grant.
– R&D tax credits
Find a company to help you as is is specialist, accountants are not always the best placed to provide such niche information.